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Parody video pokes fun at the perils of Pokemon Go

Ever play Pokemon Go and almost walk in front of a bus just to grab the elusive Nidoqueen? Or perhaps you were on a quest to capture a Ninetales in a deserted parking lot when someone on a much different quest demanded your wallet.<p>Such dangers are real enough that the San Francisco Police …

Pokémon

Disney Announces That They’ll Be Shutting Down Their ‘Avengers Alliance’ Games At The End Of The Month

When it comes to the performance of video games, Disney has absolutely no mercy. They sliced the legs out from <i>Disney Infinity</i> after it failed to deliver and now they’ll be doing the same to the <i>Marvel: Avengers Alliance</i> games, says <i>EW</i>. This comes hot off the heels of the release of <i>Avengers Alliance 2</i> …

15 Comic Book Series Cancelled Way Too Soon

One of the more prominent trends of the past decade or so in comic books is the increased amount of relaunches. Major titles will get canceled and …

Comics

What to Expect from PlayStation's September 7 Conference

Could this be the reveal of PlayStation Neo and PS4 Slim?<p>PlayStation is hosting a conference on September 7 at 12 p.m. PT/ 3 p.m. ET/ 8 p.m. BST/ …

Is This The Biggest Skyrim Mod Ever?

If you’ve finished all that <i>The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim</i> has to offer, you’re probably aching for any reason you can find to return to the world …

The Elder Scrolls

Pokemon: Artist spray paints epic 151 character mural

A Long Island artist came up with a creative way to catch ’em all when it comes to Pokémon — by creating an impressive mural on the side of his …

Election movies and Star Trek jewelry: Here’s what’s on sale on Amazon today

<i>In an effort to both serve our readers and help support</i> TheA.V. Club<i>, we are going to post daily links to deals and interesting items that we find</i> …

Star Trek

Russo Brothers Reveal Why Two Avengers Were Left Out Of Captain America: Civil War Battle Scene

Before the Avengers split apart from the inside out in <i>Captain America: Civil War</i>, the group can be seen running like a well-oiled machine towards the …

One man created an incredible update to the original Nintendo Game Boy

The original Nintendo Game Boy was the size of a hotel bible, required four AA batteries, and only played games in black and white.<p>Beautiful, isn't it?<p>But one ambitious gentleman thought he could make it even more beautiful. Behold: The updated Nintendo Game Boy, with the ability to play games from …

Raspberry Pi

Video: Earthlock: Festival Of Magic Still Coming To Wii U, Looks Prettier Than Ever

Scratch that JRPG itch

Nintendo

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DC Movies At The Box Office Ranked Worst To Best

Here's how all 27 DC movies have fared throughout box office history.<p>All data is from Box Office Mojo. Data is as of Aug. 18, 2016, and is not adjusted for inflation.

15 Marvel And DC Comics Characters Who Share A Name

by Christopher Isaac<p>– on<p>in Lists<p>For some comic fans, the battle lines are still firmly drawn between Marvel and DC Comics. While many of us are …

Four New Pokemon Unveiled For Pokemon Sun And Moon

The Pokemon Company and Nintendo have today released a whole new trailer for Pokemon Sun and Moon. The video debuts four new Pokemon from this …

Apple is losing its lead in smartphones

He was wrong.<p>It's been over nine years and no one has made a better phone than the iPhone. But after all these years, the iPhone's lead has never been smaller. In fact, it's razor thin.<p>This week I reviewed the Galaxy Note 7, the new phone from Samsung that beats the iPhone in a lot of key ways.<p>It …

Galaxy Note

Google launches video calling app Duo for Android and iOS

Google today launched Google Duo, a one-to-one video calling app for Android and iOS. You can download Duo from Google Play and Apple’s App Store, though you may have to wait a bit as this is a gradual rollout — “it will be live worldwide in the next few days.”<p>Duo is mobile-only, was built to be …

What Went Wrong With ‘Fantastic Four’?

<i>In Cinemautopsy, we look back at a recent, high-profile failure and ask a simple question: What the hell happened? In this installment... the comic</i> …

Star

Marvel Studios 10th Anniversary Legends Figures Adds Thor, Ant-Man, and Red Skull<p>Marvel 20 hours ago<p>Marvel<p>GameStop’s Massive Game Days Sale is …

Guide: Where To Preorder The Nintendo Entertainment System: NES Classic Edition In The USA

Absolutely a day one buy for me. Insane value, super portable... Looking forward to playing old school Mario with my wife; and with my mom like I did …

Pokemon Go: These are the hardest Pokemon to catch

Catching Pokemon in one of the hottest mobile games of all time is not always easy, regardless of bugs and other annoyances that might cause you even …

9 Comic Book Creators Who Were Seriously Screwed Over

Unfortunately, superhero comics tend to be where creator rights go to die. It may be understandable that the company that employs the artists get a …

A Brief History Of Star Trek PC Games

Final Fantasy 15 Reportedly Being Delayed

According to circulating rumors, the release of publisher and developer Square Enix’s forthcoming role-playing game <i>Final Fantasy 15</i> could be …

The Many Ways Donald Trump Is a Real-Life Lex Luthor

Be afraid. Be very afraid.<p><i>UPDATE 8/15/16: This article has been updated with comment from</i> Man of Steel <i>writer John Byrne.</i><p>The self-destructing vortex …

North Korea won't let Olympic athletes accept Galaxy S7 phones

Samsung hoped that no Olympic athlete would leave Rio empty handed.<p>The South Korean electronics giant provided each of the 11,000 athletes competing in the Rio 2016 Olympics with a special edition Galaxy S7 smartphone.<p>One country, however, has refused the gift. According to Radio Free Asia, North …

Gudetama the lazy egg is the Hello Kitty of Japan’s millennial generation

Have you met Gudetama? He’s a grumpy egg, cracked too early on the wrong side of the shell. Starring in short animations muttering and grumbling, complaining and sighing, he’s one of the newest characters to come out of Sanrio, the Japanese mega company that created Hello Kitty, and the latest in a …

Japan

Arthur's Creators Demand You Stop Making These Filthy Memes

It's a simple message and it comes from the heart.<p>Remember running home from school to watch <i>Arthur</i> while chomping on string cheese?<p>After all, it taught us so much: You got to listen to your heart. Listen to the beat. Listen to the rhythm, the rhythm of the street.<p>And that DW was the original …

Celebrity Big Brother

Batman: The Telltale Series - Episode 1: Realm of Shadows Review - Technical Issues Won't Kill This Bat

Batman: The Telltale Series – Episode 1: Realm of Shadows Review – Technical Issues Won’t Kill This Bat<p>Batman: The Telltale Series – Episode 1: Realm …